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Jul 28, 2011 5:00am EDT
wilson. it was a very busy day of wheeling and dealing, but the big question now of course, who will be the redskins starting quarterback? we will talk about it in half an hour at 5:30. surae and mike. >> no i want to know how. just kidding. [ laughter ] >> reporter: i'm not ready yet. they are in my ear. back to you guys. >> things start to change the way it is, and we could find out in the next hour, who knows. >> the son of marion berry could be behind bars for a little longer. >> mayor christopher berry pled guilty yesterday to federal drug charges. in may shorts found save sandwich bags of pot and pcp in his apartment. officers were called in for some sort of a dispute when they found the pot in his apartment. >>> supporters in the district are tired of bureaucratic delays, and they are want the new medical marijuana law to be implemented all at once. one person speaking out at the rally, ervin rosefield. a medical marijuana patient and writer. >>> the former godfather's pizza ceo said they had the right to ban islamic mosques and said he would not want a muslim leader in h
CBS
Jul 7, 2011 7:00am EDT
" will be bittersweet will be sure, a big celebration marked by big questions of what's ahead. >> bob, thanks. also with us is charles bolden, nasa administrator. >> good to be with you. >> there's a lot of criticism, including john glenn, by ending the program the way it's being ended without a backup plan this is ignoring a cardinal rule at nasa, saying there should be something else ready to go. how do you respond? >> we spent seven years with a well organized transition plan for phasing out shuttle and moving on to the next era. we're excited about what president obama is allowing us to do, working hard with the commercial entities, we hope to fly our first commercial crew, cargo missions early next year, they will be american made rockets flying cargo to the international space station and starting to work with commercial entities, hope to release a request for proposal on commercial contracts to take crew to orbit, maybe three years after we let the contract, we'll have a capability. >> many do see this and a number of astronauts have spoken over the last few weeks have said it seems like u.s
CBS
Jul 14, 2011 12:00pm EDT
, it would have a big impact on the economy pushing up rates for mortgages, car loans and other debt. defaulting would be catastrophic. >> it would create a very severe financial shock that would have effects not only on the u.s. economy but the global economy. >> reporter: the president was demanding bots find common ground by tomorrow, but it looks like talks could extend into the weekend. danielle noddingham, cbs news. >> the white house has been lowering spending cuts offering less than $1.4 trillion over ten years. mostly in domestic and defense spending. >>> with just 19 days to go, wall street is chiming in telling lawmakers to get a deal done. jessica has more on that part of the debt dealing debate. >> reporter: lawmakers in washington are facing fresh pressure to make a deal as the president meets again with members of congress at the white house, wall street is growing increasingly worried that a plan won't come together in time. late yesterday, they moved a step closer to an unprecedented downgrade of the u.s.'s debt citing a possibility that both sides of the aisle won't
CBS
Jul 24, 2011 6:00pm EDT
. remember, this big putt that he made for par at 18. that got him into the playoff. ian: that's not dissimilar to the putt that sean o'hair has upcoming for his par. bill: dean ryan from the royal canadian golf association marking it off, seeing who's away. david: i think sean o'hair would love to be away here. it's not the easiest up and down -- even though it's uphill there's a little false front there. mistake with the contacts you can either run it baby or come back to your feet for kris blanks. peter k.: he's indicateed that sean o'hair is away. ian: big right to left here. downhill. difficult to get the right speed. he wants to hole it but he's got to make sure he doesn't hit it so far by that he doesn't make the five a test. kris blanks has a tricky chip sitting down in that first cut, sitting down in that first cut, coming steeply uphill. wonderful effort for sean o'hair. it's a bogey. it's a bogey. but it was a beautiful putt. bill: watch kris blanks in the background. a little body english. ian: yeah, it's a gentleman's game, isn't it? david: with some great acting.
CBS
Jul 7, 2011 6:00am EDT
and this one at foggy bottom is surrounded because it is being replaced. it is boarded up and there is a big sign that says it is part of this project. it has been like that for most of the year. metro's latest report card is not getting high marks. it is due out today. dozens of escalators are out throughout the system this morning. the escalator problem came to light last october when the brakes failed at l'enfant plaza during the jon stewart sanity rally sending dozens of riders tumbling to the bottom. in may, the number of escalators out of service was 103 out of nearly 600 escalators. today, it is around 80. >> i wish they would invest the money in getting the things done faster. >> many of the 82 are out of service because we're rebuilding them, not because they're broken. >> reporter: well, there are other issues in this report card including metro police officers complaining that their radio service is working. sometimes, sometimes not. it is so bad some officers refuse to go to some stations when they have no radio service. that could be a big, huge safety issue. also some rail car
CBS
Jul 19, 2011 4:00am EDT
afternoon, hid their bodies in the bedroom, and then had a big party saturday night after posting invitations on facebook. hadley is charged with two counts of first degree murder. >>> after the battle over raising the debt limit. today the house is scheduled to take a largely symbolic vote on a republican-backed measure that has virtually no chance of passing in the senate. a just-released cbs news poll finds 48% disapprove of how the president is handling the negotiations. congress fares even worse, 58% disapprove of how democrats are handling it, and 71% disapprove of what republicans are doing. tara mergener is in washington with more on this. good morning, tara. >> good morning, betty. no question, there is a lot of pressure all the way around here. and options are getting fewer and fewer, as the deadline looms. house republicans are on track to pass a plan that would raise the debt limit, for a price. >> we can no longer borrow 40 cents out of every dollar in this country. that's why we must pass cut cap and balance. >> reporter: the tea party backed proposal would let the g
CBS
Jul 30, 2011 8:00am EDT
the crunch day is actually august 3rd, that's the day when the government has a big $23 billion social security payment and it has between $10 billion and $12 billion in tax revenue coming in. i think the really big issue for the treasury is going to be how it distinguishes between, if you will, paying back the money it already owes, paying back the government bond holders, and paying its ongoing running costs, things like social security, medicare, medicaid, military salaries and so forth, and i think the betting is that the government will put, will give a priority to paying the bills it already owes, to paying the bond holders, simply because if you don't do that, you go into massive default, and the whole global financial system i think really starts getting shaky, but not paying some of the big government commitments within the united states, that's going to get painful pretty fast. >> not paying the social securitys, the medicares, the medicaids of the world or even our defense budget that's as big of an issue for many in many mind as defaulting on our debt which would be a nonpa
CBS
Jul 8, 2011 5:00am EDT
goodness, anny, we have a big day coming up weatherwise. >> we have not declared a severe weather alert day yet. we'll look at the latest models and decide that probably before the noon show. for the rest of today, we're expecting mostly cloudy conditions and yeah, big storms are possible later today. here is a look at your day planner now. by 9:00, still mostly cloudy. chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms. by 5:00, storms are likely. temperatures in the mid-80s. right now, 79, mild and muggy under mostly cloudy conditions. we do have a flood watch in effect. flash flooding possibility. that starts at noon this afternoon. goes through late tonight. that includes the entire d.c. metro area. the portion of the mid-atlantic in fact. here is a look at live doppler. fairly quiet out there. scattered light showers up to the north of us. we're under cloudy skies. much different picture late this afternoon. in fact, here is a look at the risk for severe weather. the areas we see here shaded in yellow. a good portion of the mid- atlantic. the main threat for today, damaging wind g
CBS
Jul 11, 2011 6:00am EDT
september 12th of this year. with big crowds expected, reservations are needed. you can do it online. >>> nasa wants to remind us the heads up on the low-flying air pollution monitoring flights. there will be a few between the beltway and baltimore. expect to see the planes flying low between 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. >> also today, we expect to hear from president obama on the tense negotiations over the federal debt ceiling. >> the clock is ticking and bipartisan talks this weekend ended with no deal. >> surae chinn is live on capitol hill with an important story that affects every single one of us. surae? >> well, andrea, mike, the deadline is looming. anxiety on capitol hill. anxiety at the white house. the president will be speaking later on today at a press conference this morning. late last night at the white house, the president met with congressional leaders to hammer out a deal to lower the nation's deficit. they met for about an hour and a half. the president trying to push his plan to raise the $14.3 trillion and cut $4 trillion in spending in cuts to healthcare and social
CBS
Jul 12, 2011 5:00am EDT
leak shut down i-270 for phi hours. if you've seen the volume of traffic on that road, it is a big deal. surae chinn is live in clarksburg where repairs are still going on as we speak. good morning, surae. >> good morning to you. the commute this morning will be much, much better. it will be improved because the roads are open. 270 wide open this morning. the only thing you really have to worry about is working around the work zone because it will be down to one lane. let me show you this work zone and where that main broke here. it is right there at the three pillars you see over there. that's to hold up the earth so it doesn't cave in. the big excavator, the one where the windows got blown out so you can imagine big pressure that was happening as that gas main broke. you can see the mud all over the place that caused this very dangerous situation. well, this happened around 4:00 yesterday and people were working through the night to make those repairs and also keep this place safe. traffic backed up as you mentioned, 270 was shut down just as the evening commute got underway. cars had
CBS
Jul 11, 2011 7:00am EDT
morning. i'm chris wragge. >> and i'm erica hill. >> big sports news this weekend. >> huge. >> you had to seeing it, everybody is talking about it. women's world cup soccer, after one of the most thrilling girls in the history of soccer, penalty kicks, ally krieger. tied up. everyone saying lights out, it's over, they're going over. they tie it up, shoot-out they take it 5-2 over brazil and now in the semifinals. >> they're going to meet france on twewednesday. just fantastic to watch. i love watching the players, how excited they are. brazil no joke when it comes to soccer. >> 12 years to the day after brandy chastain the shirt -- you remember that. >> i do. i do. >>> first we want to touch on yes, the debt ceiling. starting to sound like a broken record. the deadline is looming for raising the debt ceiling. there were more talks at the white house on sunday. still no resolution. president obama told lawmakers be prepared to meet again today and every day until a deal is reached. cbs news senior white house correspondent bill plante has the latest for us this morning. bill, good morni
CBS
Jul 2, 2011 8:00am EDT
around. >> i can guarantee you there's something from a lot of big cities across the country and really something for everyone here this morning. >> all good. >>> the breaking news, former head of the international monetary fund is free to go anywhere he wants as long as he stays in the u.s. a judge friday released dominique strauss-kahn from the u.s. after prosecutors admitted there are problems with the rape case against him. sean hennessey of wcbs in new york has more. >> on this weekend strauss-kahn is enjoying his own freedom. the case is now hanging by a thread. for the first time in weeks, dominique strauss-kahn left his manhattan apartment finally free from house arrest gone with the ankle bracelet after prosecutors admitted there are problems with the housekeeper who accused him of sexual assault. >> there are substantial credibility issues. >> reporter: prosecutors admitted the 32-year-old told them a series of lies and her whereabouts after the attack, first claiming to hiding in the hallway, but later admitted to cleaning two rooms. >> i understand the circumstances surround
CBS
Jul 13, 2011 6:00pm EDT
a shocker. what does he do now? >> that's the big question. right now, lesli, he has appealed with the united states customs immigration services. so the paperwork is in right now. >> okay. >> but it has been about a year and he hasn't gotten any kind of answer but he says he is hoping that his military service will help expedite that process and that he will eventually get his citizenship. >> what is immigration services saying about all this? >> i was talking to them earlier today because of privacy laws they can't really explain in depth into any type of detail as to his case. they did say though in generic terms that he could use the military service. he could also try and find out if he is eligible for citizenship because he was adopted as a child in this country. >> sure. >> and if those two fail he could also appeal and possibly be sponsored by his wife who is an american. >> he could certainly say he has done his part to contribute to this country. ken molestina, thank you so much. >> you bet. >>> fairfax police believe that a man accused women to watch pornographic vi
CBS
Jul 13, 2011 11:00pm EDT
and big names? >> it's funny you remember the name of the one woman who took her shirt off. >> how about mia ham. i get your point. they are one win from immortal. abby is the new hero. a french fry. plus, not sure if calling the commissioner a crook is going to help solve the lockout and tonight's big joke was dodger blue. 9sports next. >>> it's time for 9sports with brett haber, the best sports in town. >>> if you are a woman in your 30s who grew up playing soccer, there's a good chance you idolize mia ham or tiffany. they won a world cup and made soccer cool. now a generation later, abby hopes solo and ali kreiger are going it again. the semifinals against france. it was her head that brought the 1-1 tie. and just three minutes later, alex mohr began down the left wing. right over the goalie's hand, part of a 3-1 u.s. victory today. on to the final for the first time since 1999. >> i knew from the very beginning we were going to find a way to win. not this team's mentality. we do it for our country. g back here at home after 14 years with the team, junior is leaving the wizards. the
CBS
Jul 25, 2011 7:00pm EDT
where they installed a transfer accelerator. in other words, a great big old sliding board, sort of like the local playground except for big people. grown men, i'm told, have been spotted with big old smiles after riding this thing. women giggling like schoolgirls as they slide down. designers are calling it a gift to commuters. they say they hope it creates a playful urban area in the midst of the doldrums of commuting. on the other hand nobody is talking about exactly what you do to get back up. >> right. >> because the going down actually when the escalator is broken, that's the easy part. >> or after a concert. >> it's the getting back up. that would be tough. >> a little slippery. >>> we want to hear what you think. send your e-mails to mcginty's mailbag. the address, mailbag@wusa9.com. 9 news now will be right back. >>> in the mailbag tonight, the budget deal or rather the lack thereof. she watched the president talk about it last friday, but he's not sure we're getting the whole story. as i listened to president obama, he said, i suspect all was not correct. the speaker wouldn't w
CBS
Jul 21, 2011 6:00am EDT
night to the people who had lost it. now the big operation is to try to get things ready as quickly as possible on georgia avenue. that looks to be about 180 feet of pavement they'll have to get out of the way. then back fill properly and then pave. >> we're hopeful that it will be ready by this evening. >> we've noticed folks speeding through this area. what would you like to tell drivers coming on georgia avenue northbound? >> well, slow down. take it easy. we don't want you to be gawkers but we want you to slow down and respect the work our crews are doing on the other side. the last thing you need here is an accident in a work zone and just take it easy. >> thank you a.j. hudson with wssc. they'll be here for awhile. they're hoping by rush hour this evening. angie? >> thank you, surae reporting live from wheaton, maryland. what we're looking at now is the detour. the way to get around it. volume is still pretty light out here on randolph road. that's the way you're going to want to go. take randolph over to connecticut. that will take you to veirs mill road where you'll be able
CBS
Jul 25, 2011 4:30am EDT
's government headquarters and at an island retreat for young people. >> another politician is in big trouble, accused of roughing up a woman sexually. oregon congressman david wu has been facing calls to resign since the allegations surfaced. democratic house leader nancy pelosi has called for an ethics investigation. a woman accuses wu of aggressive and unwanted sexual behavior after last year's election. he says he will not step down. there are reports that the oregon democrat will not seek re-election in 2012. >>> the hotel maid accused dominique strauss-kahn of assault is speaking out publicly for the first time. the 32-year-old woman told "newsweek" magazine she wants the former international monetary fund leader to go to jail. she says he sexually assaulted her while she was working at a manhattan hotel in may. her photo appears on this week's cover of the magazine. the woman says she never wanted to be in the public eye but that she had no choice after questions about her credibility arose. >>> if maryland governor martin o'malley has his way, maryland will become the next state to al
CBS
Jul 18, 2011 6:00am EDT
's still time to get something big done. the president made it clear he wants to do something substantial. you know, when you look at in the past with agreements for divided government, it takes leadership on both sides. >> they are talking about cutting spending over the next 10 years, adding $6 trillion to the debt. the real deal to get us in balance would be an amendment to the constitution. without that, we will just talk to each other and run america in the ground. >> the plan for the balanced- budget amendment is expected to pass the house tomorrow but expected to fail in the senate. >>> a man accused of swapping identities in order to escape the u.s. marshals is due in court today. james brewer is accused killer. he reportedly switched i.d. bracelets with another prisoner at the holding facility in the dc superior court. the swap allowed him to walk away. he is accused of killing an elderly man last month. >>> an ocean city police officer is recovering after he was run over and drug by a car driven bay suspected drug dealer. the officer should be okay. it happened early saturday. p
CBS
Jul 28, 2011 5:00pm EDT
up later. >> anny, thank you. >>> well, we've got big news coming out of redskin's training camp today. the disgruntle defenseman lineman was traded to the new england patriots this morning. we have live reactions about that trade. >> reporter: i said it this morning, no surprises again here, just a lot of relief. the saga hung around for so long, but on tuesday they don't want to say another word about albert haynesworth. he department have to worry about that -- he doesn't have to worry about that michigan this redskins nightmare is officially done. >> the money is awesome, it's great. but i'm out here when i want to put that helmet on. it is to kick butt and make sure that god knows i'm the best player to ever be played against. >> reporter: it didn't happen. in the $100 million man logged just four sacks, missed four games, and claimed about the defensive scheme. while they did not speak to reporters again, fans in the area certainly did. >> when you give someone too much and just enough potential, $100 million, do you think he will work as hard? >> reporter: apparently not.
CBS
Jul 26, 2011 7:00am EDT
in rural areas. last year the postal service lost $8 billion. the partial shut-down of the f.a.a. is a big windfall for most u.s. airlines this morning. congress failed to fund the budget for the f.a.a., authorization to collect taxes on airline ticket expired. only three airlines though -- alaska air, frontier and virgin atlantic, are dropping fares. other airlines are collecting and keeping $200 million a week. >>> mcdonald's is announcing big changes to its happy meals today. the los angeles times reports the fast food giant will add servings of fruits and veggies to the popular meals and the size of fries will shrink. look for changes in september. >>> and that denver teenager mauled by a bear in alaska is describing the attack from his hospital bed. the weekend attack happened north of anchorage. 17-year-old sam gotsian was on a hike for a survival course. some got away and sam was lucky just to survive. >> i thought i was going to die when i was being attacked. i was so scareded. we saw the first person go around the corner, yell bear and run backwards. i looked behind me and the bea
CBS
Jul 11, 2011 6:30pm EDT
something big. >> reporter: the president said he understands boehner's control of the republican house is limited. >> i think he's a good man who wants to do right by the country. i think that it's a... as chip alluded to, the politics a that swept him into the speakership were good for a midterm election they're tough for governing. >> reporter: but it's time, the president said to put politics aside and make some tough decisions. >> it's not going to get easier, it's going to get harder. so we might as well do it now. pull off the band-aid. eat our peas. >> reporter: scott, the president said that failure to reach a deal could lead to another recession that could be so deep that millions more americans could lose their jobs. >> pelley: chip, stay with us as we go over to nancy cordes on capitol hill. nancy, john boehner, the republican speaker of the house, pushed back today. >> reporter: scott, speaker boehner was not swayed by the president's call for a compromise on taxes. >> the american people understand that tax hikes destroy jobs. the last thing we should be doing right now at
CBS
Jul 18, 2011 4:00am EDT
. preliminary reports indicate a tire blowout were to blame. >>> a big stage collapsed at a music festival in ottawa, canada. the band cheap trick was playing at the ottawa blues fest when a severe thunderstorm hit. the band got off the stage safely. one person was seriously injured. >>> to the dangerous heat wave that's baking much of middle america with many areas suffering through triple-digit temperatures the oppressive and sticky weather isn't going away any time soon. it's expected to last all week and headed east. this morning at least 15 states are under excessive heats advisories, warnings or watches. most are in the midwest where cooling centers are overcrowded. cynthia bowers reports. >> reporter: it's been so hot for so long in oklahoma the government called for a statewide day of prayer in hope of some divine intervention. for 47 straight days, temperatures in oklahoma city have been 90 or more. there's been only one day below 100 so far this month and it's expected to be 100 degrees or more through at least friday. this summer searing heat is setting new standards. this month
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 6:30pm EDT
was left at the alter. speaker boehner has pulled out of the negotiations for the big deal that would cut the deficit and raise the debt ceiling all at the same time. that negotiation is apparently over. in a letter to his colleagues speaker boehner makes his sides of the case "a deal was never reached, it was never really close. in the end we couldn't connect. the president is emphatic that taxes have to be raised. as a former small businessman i know taxes destroy jobs." which it means as of now that august 2nd deadline continues to approach. there is no deal to raise the debt ceiling, no deal to cut spending. what happens now? president obama saying he has asked tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. he wants to see boehner, nancy pelosi, harry reid and mitch mcconnell all at the white house to talk about what happens next. he says as of now time is running out and there is no way to make the big deal so he is willing to sign a small deal. extension through 2013. he will talk about that with the house and senate leaders tomorrow. so that's all for 9news now right now at 6 p.m. now if you want to
CBS
Jul 9, 2011 6:00pm EDT
. >> reporter: what do you think about all this prince and princess stuff? >> i'm not a big fan of it. >> reporter: tickets for the polo match here at the santa barbara polo club range between $400 and $4,000. if you want to get up close and personal with the duke and dutchess and they sold out. after the match, the duke and dutchess head back to los angeles. they'll attend a black tie continuer at the balasco theater honoring young british filmmakers. >> a-list actors are clamoring for this to meet royalty. >> reporter: the success of their american tour so far? >> it's gone fantastically well as you can see from the footage and pictures. they are loving it. i knew they were excited when they left. >> reporter: and so are their fans. sandra hughes, cbs news, santa barbara. >>> proceeds tpro the polo match will benefit the american friends of prince william and prince harry. >>> coming up on 9 news now, one of the most popular search allegiance of the world comes to capitol hill. what the dalai lama is saying about world piece. >>> olga. >> so far humidity this week has been bearable
CBS
Jul 10, 2011 6:00pm EDT
. the lineup tonight here on cbs, "60 minutes," "big brother," "undercover boss," and "csi: miami." so another thrilling finish here in the quad cities. and another championship for this favorite son of the midwest, steve stricker. for our entire cbs sports team, thanks for being with us. thanks for being with us. so long from silvis, illinois. captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news" with russ mitchell. >> mitchell: and good evening. we begin tonight with news of a rare sunday night showdown at the white house. as the race to strike a deficit reduction deal heads to the wire, president obama is meeting with congressional leaders with both sides still far apart. we haved latest on the meeting and what the stakes are. and we begin with senior white house correspondent bill plante. >> reporter: with an august 2nd deadline hanging over them, president obama and congressional leaders both talk to the grand bargain, a deal to cut around $4 trillion in spending and restructure the tax system. but last night house speaker john boehner called it quits saying simply he didn't have the
CBS
Jul 11, 2011 4:00am EDT
with it, instead pushing for smaller $2 trillion measure. >> a big package would require big tax increases in the middle of an economic situation that's extraordinarily difficult with 9.2% unemployment. we think it's a terrible idea. it's a job killer. >> reporter: even some democrats are raising concerns about the president's plan especially cuts to medicare and other social services. >> we said we're not going to end to medicare guarantee. >> reporter: president obama scheduled a news conference this morning before the news conference this morning. >> the president made it clear he's willing to do very difficult things for him, for his party but the republicans have to do some things, too. >> reporter: if a deal to raise the debt ceiling is not approved by august 2nd, the treasury department says the government will run out of money to pay its bills and the new head of the international monetary fund warns the impact could be felt worldwide. >> interest hikes, stock markets taking a huge hit and real nasty consequences. >> reporter: as negotiations drag on, credit agencies are threatenin
CBS
Jul 15, 2011 4:00am EDT
. >> it was a really big shock. >> there was a lot of texting, no, there was no screaming. there was some cursing. >> some people were freaking out but everybody was pretty calm overall. >> reporter: when you say freaking out, tell us. >> the girl on the right side of the wing she was crying and the guy was trying to jump out of the wing by the emergency exit but everybody else was pretty calm. >> reporter: both planes fully trying to head out of boston. most ended up stuck here. it could have been much worse? >> absolutely and there were kids on board, the kids were terrific. it was very calm, everybody was fine. >> that was wbz's jim armstrong reporting. safety officials hope audio tapes from the control tower will shed some light on how that accident happened. >>> there was another incident in the skies but this one was 240 miles above earth. nasa woke the space shuttle crew late thursday after the computer set off alarms. the astronauts aboard "atlantis" were able to switch to a backup system. they'll double shoot the problem today or troubleshoot that is. nasa says the crew is safe. "atlanti
CBS
Jul 17, 2011 6:00pm EDT
why this heat wave is hitting so many spots. >> we just have a really big area of high pressure. a big ridge as we call it which keeps expanding across the united states. in fact during the day today a huge chunk of the upper mid west is under excessive heat warning for field-lime temperatures around 110 to 115 degrees. >> mitchell: let's look down the road. what can we expect. >> towards the end of the week all the heat is moving eastern towards the eastern seaboard. cities like new york, philadelphia and d.c. will have temperatures feeling up to 110. that's the end of the week. the good news is we're going to finally break this heat wave across much of the nation in about 7-10 days from now and that's great news for everyone. >> mitchell: yes, it is great news. thanks a lot. >> you're welcome. >> mitchell: there is more fallout this evening from the news of the world's hacking scandal. today two stunning developments, rebekah brooks the former editor was arrested and head of london's police force resigned. liz butt armer in london -- liz butt palmer -- elizabeth in palmer has the
CBS
Jul 20, 2011 4:00am EDT
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Jul 1, 2011 7:00pm EDT
earlier in the week that there were concerns that a big spike in damn might mean a big -- in demand might mean a big spike in prices, but prices are as low at $100 a bushel, and we're talking large jumbo crab. i hear it's not going to be as hot as we thought. >> we'll feel the humidity on saturday, but it's not going to be too bad. i think it's bearable, as long as you prepare for t here's a look at the current conditions. temperatures right now in the upper 80s, near downtown, culpepper per 86, cumberland, 86. tonight, yeah, go have dinner outside, get that walk in. clear and cool, once again. open the windows, give the ac a break, lows 58 to 68 degrees, and winds will be light. here's the beach and boating forecast. a lot of you folks are doing that, saturday, low 80s, waves 1 to 2 feet, on sunday, warmer, and waves will be again 1 to 2 feet, south wind, 10-15. chance of storms, to the east for the ocean, for tomorrow, 82-86 degrees and winds from the south at 10-15 degrees. i'll have more on your holiday forecast coming up later. back to you. >> thank you. >>> if you are trying to figu
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Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
or click today. >>> here comes a big spaceship. your weather first time now. >> inundated by heat and humidity by another planet. >> 86 degrees. >> heat index is 97. it will be 102, 103 this afternoon. >> but it feels like -- >> it is hot! it is pretty miserable out there. today and tomorrow, will also be a couple more miserable days. excessive heat warning today and tomorrow and today on top of it all, air quality has gone from code orange to code red. it is unhealthy for everybody. limit your time outside. don't mow the lawn. try to gas up after dark or before sunrise. and drive throughs, don't do them. turn your car off, don't waste the gas. here is a look at the day planner on this really sticky, steamy friday morning. by 8:00, we'll already be in the upper 80s. anybody want to eat out on the patio? unless you have one of the misters, i don't think it is going to happen today. we're in the lower 100s. the record at national is 103. the record at dulles is 98. that one i believe will fall. there is also a threat, not a high enough one for most of us. a threat for a thunderstorm
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Jul 29, 2011 5:00am EDT
, you can see the big ridge of high pressure right over the tennessee and ohio valley and that's sort of going to build in today and protect us from getting too much in the way of storminess. also boost the temperatures up. now tonight little front is going to be coming through and tomorrow morning, front right here. this thing sags south of us so that we're looking at some scattered showers and thunderstorms and for us we're in good shape tomorrow and sunday. not as hot. today record heat 102. hot tomorrow 95. sight chance of a storm late today up north. if you go to the beach, the water temperatures well up in the 70s now with the ocean city inlet and looking good this weekend saturday. 90. sunday i think we'll be okay, i think a slight chance of a storm, 88 and monday 87. tuesday 93 and some storms finally become here wednesday and thursday -- back here wednesday and thursday. now with the timesaver traffic. >>> a couple of accidents all morning long on 95 in virginia. that's why we have the yellow light. out live here, route 1 in wood bridge, we have the accident tractor-trailer a
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Jul 29, 2011 6:00am EDT
already with the dew points jumping into the 70s. high pressure, big area of high pressure in the upper levels of the atmosphere bringing the heat and humidity on either side of that, we've got storms to talk about. don in the gulf of mexico. winds at 50 miles per hour. center is actually up here. i know this looks pretty impressive but the center is actually up here tracking to just north of brownsville the way it's looking and then on the northern edge of this ridge we've got storms in kansas and missouri. over toward illinois and then this severe thunderstorm watch box from detroit over to buffalo and erie. the storms will stay north and east of us for the most part today although late this afternoon, one or two of them could slip in here. 102 today, that would be a record. tonight the 7 #s to about 80. tomorrow not as hot or humid. 93 on sunday and look rain chances so low i actually removed them from the forecast. then next week, it's still hot and still talking about temperatures well up in the 90s. come on computer be my friend here. but wellup in the 90s. here we go. well up in
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Jul 31, 2011 9:00am EDT
tree isn't very big. in fact it's kind of small >> see, after all these years, i remember that. ♪ up, up and away >> later on sunday morning the stories behind the songs of jimmy webb. >> jason bateman is a film and tv actor who is getting a double dose of exposure these days. what goes with that is a grilling this morning from our own mo rocca. >> jason bateman is on a roll with star turns in two summer movies. >> i wish i had your life. >> i wish i had your life. >> he's been acting since he was a kid with a 30-year career that's had more ups than downs and a lifetime of hollywood stories. >> he's never done a sex scene. >> um, well, mo, i'm uncomfortable talking about that. god, you're going to pull that, aren't you? that's going to be the little tease on this thing. >> jason bateman tells some later on "sunday morning." >> bene, vidi vici -- i came, i saw, i conquered claimed julius caesar. this man makes no claim to conquering, but he sees. bill geist will show us. >> maine is vacationland, filled with unique roadside attractions, none more so than wayne murphy's live chainsaw a
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Jul 20, 2011 7:00am EDT
of new airplane, a big ebs purchase of its kind in history. >>> a conservative website says michele bachmann's migraines could make it impossible to do her job as president. she says no, she could do the job. [ female announcer ] nutri-grain -- one good decision... can lead to another. ♪ ♪ with real fruit, more of the whole grains your body needs, and a good source of fiber. nutri-grain can help you eat better all day. a network of possibilities. in here, the planned combination of at&t and t-mobile would deliver our next generation mobile broadband experience to 55 million more americans, many in small towns and rural communities, giving them a new choice. we'll deliver better service, with thousands of new cell sites... for greater access to all the things you want, whenever you want them. it's the at&t network... and what's possible in here is almost impossible to say. [ woman ] ♪ why you gotta be like that? [ elevator bell dings ] ♪ don't be like that ♪ 'cause i deserve better than this ♪ ♪ did i catch you playing up like that? ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] make fri
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Jul 22, 2011 7:00am EDT
the humidity and heat the horses are still breezing. they are just getting light exercise before the big day. they do it in the absence of any weather breeze, if you can believe it. the expected high is 95. the heat index, 98. officials say, no matter what, the horses will run. opening day at america's oldest sporting venue is a summertime ritual. this year the heat wave blanketing much of the country could threaten that tradition. racetrack officials are monitoring conditions and expect the races to go on as planned despite a predicted heat index of 100 degrees. races have been postponed only once before due to hot weather, during the summer of 2006. all along the east coast, people trying to enjoy the dog days of summer are feeling the heat. in outdoor rock concert in new jersey preventative cooling measures like sprinklers and slip and slides couldn't keep nearly 100 people from being treateded for heat exhaustion. at least one person was take ton the hospital. in the nation's capital it felt like 112 degrees thursday. paramedics were called to treat at least two people who collapsed on s
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Jul 5, 2011 11:00pm EDT
and the responsibility that it's on her. >> i think that's a big failure for the justice system. >> so convicted only of four misdemeanor counts for which she has not yet been sentenced. why is casey anthony still behind bars tonight? why didn't her lawyers ask the judge to let her out until she is sentenced on thursday? some thought it was an oversight, a lawyer's mistake. but tonight gary nurenberg reports the answer may be for her own safety. >> reporter: they did get her for lying. >> we the jury find the defendant guilty of providing false information to law enforcement officers. >> reporter: but she's already been in custody for three years. >> i think the judge will release her on thursday. there is no reason to keep her in any longer. >> reporter: so why didn't her defense team ask that she be released pending sentencing. perhaps for her own safety to let tempers cool. the local sheriff saw the big crowds outside the courthouse. >> please, i ask this community, that regardless of one's personal beliefs about the innocence or guilt of casey marie anthony, that you maintain your peaceful resol
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Jul 8, 2011 4:30am EDT
on 4:40 on this friday morning. big storms are brewing for later on this afternoon. by 9:00, temperatures in the lower 80s. mostly cloudy pretty much all day. by 3:00 and 6:00, especially for that evening commute, we're looking at thunderstorms developing, some heavy downpours, also damaging wind gusts are possible with these. temperatures though not very hot today. temperatures around mid-80s as far as our highs are concerned. we'll talk more about the storms and your seven-day forecast when i come back. first, here's angie with your traffic. >> problems in d.c. early, anny. thank you very much. outbound new york drivers take note. it is closed at bladensburg road due to police activity. i'll have the latest details and more construction spots to avoid early in my next traffic report at 4:48. now over to andrea and mike. >> 4:40. time for the first "your money" report of the morning. >> cha-ching, here's jessica doyle. we saw green arrows yesterday. >> good morning, happy friday. we hope it will be a happy friday for wall street. we have the much-anticipated monthly jobs
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Jul 10, 2011 11:00pm EDT
the u.s. is such a big player. >> a lot's at stake, not only for this economy but for the world. so the president says he wants a deal in the next ten days. hello, i'm bruce johnson and thanks for joining us this sunday night. the good news is they're still talking. congressional leaders met with president barack obama for about an hour and a half tonight. the bad news, no deal that would raise the debt limit. matt joins us live from outside the white house. >> reporter: first, it's believed a deal would have to be reached by july 22nd or the u.s. would have to defacility on its loans for the first time in the u.s. history. for democrats and republicans say they don't want that to happen but tonight the question remains who's willing to compromise? despite the fact that another day has come and gone without a deal to extend the nation's debt limit, president obama says he remains confident that a deal can be done in time to avoid having the u.s. default on its loans. >> we can meet our fiscal challenge. >> reporter: a deal that would raise the country's $14 trillion dollar debt limi
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Jul 12, 2011 4:30am EDT
we're following that big traffic story from yesterday, the gas main leak that was happening out near the clarksburg area. the roadways affected northbound 270, you won't be able to access the ramp to 121. if you're traveling on 121 going eastbound, we're hearing parts of the road between 355 and 270, they're being blocked off, lanes taken away as needed. continue to follow us this morning before you hit the road and we'll let you know if anything changes. 95 and the bw parkway, everything is all nice and clear from laurel down to the beltway. 66 as you take it over to virginia, if you're headed eastbound, stay to the left. if you're traveling between 50 and nutley that, construction should be clearing. by the start of the 5:00 hour. 395, smooth sailing from duke street to shirlington all the way to the 14th street bridge. 95 before that, no complaints. we'll take a look at the dulles toll road and construction with us for the next half hour coming up 20 minutes to 5:00 and that will be in my next traffic report. for now, over to mike and andrea. >> a private funeral service will be h
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Jul 15, 2011 4:30am EDT
the national debt is more than $14 trillion. >> now, how big is that? this is kind of fun, let's take a look at what $1,000 looks like in $100 bills. now let's take a look at what $1 million and $1 billion would look like and this is what $1 trillion looks like. multiply by that by 14 and that's roughly how much our country is in the red. >> i take just a quarter. >> i would too. >>> meantime a new york man accused of dismembers an 8-year- old boy has pleaded not guilty. a judge ordered levi aaron to undergo a psychological evaluation after his lawyers said he may be mentally ill. police say he urged leiby kletzky away and then killed him. they found parts of his body in different places. >> it's an unbelievable, unbelievable feeling that i feel like i lost sort of my kids. that's the closeness that everybody feels to this family. >> first of all, the realization that we lost a child. number two, i can speak for myself as a father thinking what were the final grisly moments of his death? there's no words. i have to step away because i'm getting very emotional. >> wednesday night, tearful cha
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Jul 20, 2011 4:30am EDT
with the big bang during the height of the crisis, having painting, oh, my goodness. >> at 4:41, a huge defense contractor announces a round of voluntary layoffs. >> more than a dozen people are in custody for a cyberattack against pay pal. >> we're back with your weather first in two minutes. [ man ] did we get anything good? sweetie i think you need a little extra fiber in your diet. fiber makes me sad. oh common. i dare you to taste one hint of fiber in fiber one. oh, i'd be able to tell. why don't i just eat this bag? and how can you talk to me about fiber when you are eating a candybar. you enjoy that. i am. [ male announcer ] fiber beyond recognition. fiber one. >>> it is really muggy out there. it is going to be another hot, hot day. slight chance of a thunderstorm. i've left it off of the forecast. we may see one, two this afternoon. highs today 96, 97, kind of like yesterday. triple digits on the way. we'll talk about that in a few minutes. angie has the latest timesaver traffic. >> we're taking a look at maryland's 270 making that southbound trip, notice moving at speed past 109 despi
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Jul 25, 2011 5:00am EDT
the overnight period, 1:00 a.m. big time storms down southern calvert, st. mary's county. those have since left. behind it, it is quiet this morning with temperatures running in the mid to the upper 70s across the metro. 81 here in washington. 76 in sterling. 77 in columbia. and andrews is 76. widening the pics, culpepper and cumberland, manassas at 72. your highs today, we can deal with this. temperatures will be in the upper 80s to low 90s for most. us with the chance for storms. angie goff. you've got traffic. >> very good this morning. thank you, howard. hello, everybody. hope you're off to a great start on this monday. so far, so good out there. green light stays on. we want to take you to our maps. notice no incidents across the way. zooming on in to 66, clear out of haymarket making your way to centreville. we'll move it on to our maps again, i want to show you everyone is checking out ok. still down to 95 though going northbound. we're still looking at about a 50-minute commute. not bad out of fredericksburg toward the mixing bowl. as for your travel times on the outer loop, we're track
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Jul 1, 2011 7:00am EDT
forward. >>> big news this morning. first according to several reports the sexual assault case against dominique strauss-kahn is falling apart because his accuser may not be telling the truth. strauss-kahn has a bail hearing later today. cbs news correspondent elaine quijano is at the courthouse in manhattan with the latest. >> reporter: good morning to you. if true these new developments represent a stunning reversal of fortune for the man whose political and financial career all but disintegrated when he was arrested six weeks ago. two law enforcement officials told "the times" the case against dominique strauss-kahn could soon collapse because they have uncovered major holes in the credibility of the housekeeper who filed the charges. >> this defendant is charged with criminal sexual acts in the first degree. >> reporter: the woman charged that strauss-kahn assaulted her and forced her to commit a sex act when he came upon her while she was cleaning his $3,000 a night suite at new york's sofitel hotel. forensic evidence confirms a sexual encounter between the two took place but pros
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Jul 2, 2011 6:30pm EDT
're not producing that much more as far as gdp output. so the big issue going forward facing the united states is not only that we're similar in terms of our numbers but the bigger issue is we're interconnected. united states is a much bigger player on the world stage than greece. >> mitchell: in the middle of this kay chaos how do you explain it. >> putting these issues on the back burner and inon said it focused on manufacturing, a huge driver of growth and this week we got some strong data on it. >> mitchell: rebecca jarvis. thanks very much. it's rough being a teenager looking for a job. the numbers show 24% of 16-19 year olds are unemployed. their main competition, older workers who at these times are after the same jobs. we take a look at what's happening to all those teens who want to find work. >> reporter: 17 year old alex rodriguez thrives on competition. but not the type he's seeing in the job market. >> it applies to every store. i've called them, i've had my mom call them. i've had my teachers here have been helping me. >> reporter: does it get disheartening to keep searching.
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Jul 6, 2011 5:00am EDT
money you're spending on salaries over at the white house. we're talking about some big bucks here! white house staffers make $37 million a year combined in salaries and here's a look at the breakdown. it takes 454 staffers to run the white house office and that doesn't count staff for the president like butlers and chefs. the median salary for white house worker is $70,000 a year but one out of every three people working at the white house makes at least $100,000 a year. and the maximum salary allowed is $172,200. so, who makes that much money? we're only talking about the biggest names here. press secretary, jay carney, counter terrorism advisor john brennan. chiefs of staff bill daley. adviser david plouffe and seven others. of course, the president makes over $400,000. >> we're talking our tax dollars. >> what if they're with private companies? >> they would make a lot more. let's take the case of bill daley, for example, when he was working with jpmorgan, he was making $9 million. >> whoa! >> but think of it this way, of course working at the white house increases your marketa
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Jul 20, 2011 5:00pm EDT
. >> sounds good, delia. let's hope it materializes. >> a big switcharoo today on metro to dulles much the airport authority caved to some intense pressure and decided to abandon all the plans to build that rail station underground. bruce leshan has been covering the story but even the other option isn't cheap. bruce. >> reporter: the total cost for phase ii of this, $3.5 billion, with a b. so moving the station above ground it is about $330 million. but the total cost that they really need to get down to, still have to work on it quite a bit and they will have to shave off enough to get down a pretty staggering $2.8 billion. phase i already dominates the view in tyson's corner but getting phase ii paid for all the way out to dulles has been a real struggle. in a packed hearing room the airport's authority voted to move the dulles airport station above ground. even though none of the members seem particularly happy about it. >> i will be embarrassed that the international gateway airport for the capitol of my country has a slip shot station like this. this is an embarrass many and outr
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Jul 15, 2011 7:00am EDT
examined all the pieces of a potential big deal, spending cuts, entitlement reforms, savings from the tax cut and employment insurance. the big deal is his preference but he'd accept a small $2 trillion deal. there's also a proposal by senators harry reid and mitch mcconnell to give the president the authority to extend the debt ceiling through 2012 without the consent. >> he described it as a last ditch effort in case we're unable to do anything else and what may look like something less than optimal today if we're unable to get to an agreement might look pretty good a couple of weeks from now. >> reporter: that fallback agreement is looking more and more likely. sources say that the person who made the most of the argument on wednesday, eric cantor, didn't even open his mouth yesterday in the meeting, and they say that they expect things to move forward, but they don't know how fast. there's no meeting today, but we will hear from the president at a news conference later this morning. >> bill, thanks. we will be carrying that news conference for you here on cbss apart of our special cov
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